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Aspire Ryde Awarded The Queen’s Award For Voluntary Service 2017

The Queen’s Award For Voluntary Servive is the ‘MBE’ for volunteer groups. On The 16th September Aspire Ryde were delighted to welcome the Lord-Lieutenant of The Isle of Wight Major General Martin White CB CBE JP who presented to Aspire Ryde on … Continue reading

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Isle of Wight International Scooter Rally 2017

Every year thousands of scooterists visit the Isle of Wight for the bank holiday weekend. Here were some of the scooters and their owner in Ryde. Also on Graham Reading Photography Facebook page here goo.gl/HX9fJi Island Echo used a photo www.islandecho.co.uk/news/summer-sunshine-welcomes-scooter-mania

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HMS Queen Elizabeth sails into Portsmouth

New aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth sailed into her home port of Portsmouth for the first time. Also on Graham Reading Press Photography Facebook Page here goo.gl/SZ2QcX  

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Boat Fire In Ryde

A boat caught fire in Ryde Harbour. On Graham Reading Press Photography Facebook   here goo.gl/UtgvumOn The Wight used a photo https://onthewight.com/ryde-yacht-fire-leads-to-warning-from-council/pageIsle of Wight Radio used several photos http://iwradio.co.uk/2017/08/10/islanders-told-to-stay-clear-of-ryde-harbour-after-boat-fire/The Isle of Wight County Press used a photo http://www.iwcp.co.uk/news/Clean-up-operation-launched-following-Ryde-Harbour-fire-316090.aspx Island Echo used a photo … Continue reading

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Lendy Cowes Week 2017

  Practising the day before winning the first pre-Volvo Ocean Race test in record time – Mapfre comes close to the press boat. Lendy Cowes Week 1 08 2017 Also on Graham Reading Press Photography Page here goo.gl/oVhqMV

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BalletWorks at The Medina Theatre

Robert Robinson bought BalletWorks to Medina Theatre on the Isle of Wight. It was an amazing production in support of The Earl Mountbatten Hospice. Also on Graham Reading Photography Facebook Page here goo.gl/BHGhC8 #ballet

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Ryde Slide 2017

For the third successive year, Union Street in Ryde [Isle of Wight] has been turned into a giant water slide, with money raised going to local charities. Pictured here is Isle of Wight MP Bob Seely with Councillor Wayne Whittle, … Continue reading

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Vienna Festival Ballet 2017

Island Life magazine featured the recent visit of Vienna Festival Ballet to Medina Theatre on the Isle of Wight in the June/July 2017 issue, where they wowed the audience with two classical ballets, Cinderella and Swan Lake. Also on Graham … Continue reading

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First Successful Dressage Event at The Island Riding Centre

Tian Hughes General Manager/Senior Instructor at The Island Riding Centre, here with Anthony Paterson who took part in a highly successful first day of dressage at the Centre on the Isle of Wight. 9 7 17 All event photographs can … Continue reading

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Classic Isle 2017

Soprano Margaret Keys was the headline act on the final evening of Classic Isle 2017, held for the first time at Barton Manor on the Isle of Wight.  Margaret, one of the world’s foremost sopranos with a biography that includes … Continue reading

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